GeekWire Calendar: Meetups

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[SIXR] Seattle Tech Geeks Mixer

June 15 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Earlier this year, the first tech geeks mixer got started when a small group of techies wanted to network with other tech geeks because we were all curious about what tech projects were being executed in the community. We were overwhelmed with requests for more mixer, so here you go! Event Schedule: 5:00 PM: Food and Drink Served 6:00 PM: WIP (Work In Progress): Demos and Presentations are available throughout the event. 7:00 PM: Maker Match (Breakout Session) 7:00 PM:…

HNTB to host networking event for disadvantaged and small businesses

June 18 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

HNTB Corporation will host an SBE/DBE consultant outreach and networking event June 18, 2019, to connect with small and disadvantaged businesses. The goal of the event is to help identify and develop capabilities for partnering on future transportation infrastructure projects in the state of Washington. The event will be held from 4:30 – 7:30 p.m. at HNTB’s office, 600 108th Ave. N.E. in Bellevue. It will include a short presentation followed by open networking and one-on-one discussions. Those interested are…

StartOut Seattle Networking Mixer & Launch Event

June 18 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

To attend please RSVP: http://bit.ly/2YNR5ES Join StartOut for a night of networking as we launch into Seattle! If you are tired of dragging yourself to the club scene hoping to find a sincere connection or wondering where all the game changers in the LGBTQ community are -- look no further! Join StartOut Seattle's Networking Mixer & Launch Event for your chance to mingle with LGBTQ entrepreneurs, business leaders, and investors in our launch event on June 18. We will be…

Creativity, community and the cloud: what’s next for Seattle as a tech, business and entertainment community?

June 18 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Creativity, community and the cloud: what’s next for Seattle as a tech, business and entertainment community? It’s no question that Seattle is now one of the world’s most vibrant hubs of technology. In an open conversation, Seattle tech and business leaders will discuss Seattle’s future as a thriving hub for business as every company becomes a technology company, and how technologists at every level can add to Seattle’s tech community. Panelists include: - Ada Developers Academy director of strategic partnerships…

The Business of APIs: Beyond features, about the opportunity

June 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

For developer marketers, product marketers, product owners/managers, business leaders and developers who want to exchange knowledge and best practices on growing API usage. AGENDA 6:00 PM Pizza 🍕 and Beer 🍺 6:30 PM Welcome and Panel Introductions 6:35 PM Bill Doerrfeld, Editor in Chief at Nordic APIs 6:50 PM Panel Discussion 7:20 PM Wrap Up and Networking Panelists are: Tina Huang, Co-Founder and CTO at Transposit Emma Bahlke, Technical Product Manager at Moz Bill Doerrfeld, Editor in Chief at Nordic…

SeaJUG: Gil Tene Presents Java at speed – getting the most out of modern deployments

June 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The notion of "speed" in modern deployments can be challenging and multifaceted. Running fast, Deploying fast, Starting fast, and Staying fast are somewhat unrelated manifestations of an attribute we might call "speed". We obviously don't like seeing the opposite of any of those, but understanding the things that contribute to each behavior can help spend our time where it matters. In this talk, we will cover the different aspects of speed and dive into the details of each. We will…

YP Impact Happy Hour Trivia Night

June 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

YP Impact’s Happy Hour & Trivia Night is back! And this time we are raising money for our featured nonprofit of the quarter, Friends of Youth! Grab a drink or two and test your knowledge of 90’s and millennium trivia. Kells Irish Pub is hosting a happy hour just for YP Impact and our partners beginning at 6pm in the upstairs banquet room. Prizes will be awarded each round as well as a grand prize. YP Impact is proud to…

Ask a Grad: Real-World Advice for Your Career Change

June 20 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

We've invited a group of Code Fellows' Alumni who are currently working in the tech field to answer your questions about the program, job seeking, and landing a career in tech. We'll be starting off by hearing from our panelists, about their background, what they do now, and opening the door to the struggles and personal success of having a career in the tech field, followed by audience q&a. This panel discussion, moderated by Kat Cosgrove, is open to anyone…

Venture Networking Event

June 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Are you wanting a fresh take on networking? Do you want to expand your personal network of professionals and make meaningful contact? This event offers a fresh take on business networking. Please join us for drinks and food at our business networking event at the awesome Serial event space in Bellevue. We will have a live music performance by the band Vito and the One Eyed Jacks! All industries and individuals welcome. Happy Networking!

Partner Power Hour – What is R, and how can I use it?

June 21 @ 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

R started as a language designed by statisticians for statisticians. Thanks to being open source, it has now become a highly accessible tool for people to create everything from machine learning models to interactive visualizations and maps and even web apps. In this talk, we will go over some of the history of this language, and how you can learn to implement it into your existing projects. About the presenter: Francisco is a PhD student at the University of Washington,…

Java Final Presentations – Open to the public!

June 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join our community in celebrating the accomplishments of our 401 graduates while also getting an exclusive look at the projects that are created during a week-long development sprint. The group presentations will give you a great sense of the stories and backgrounds of the graduates coming out of Code Fellows, while also providing insights into the skill sets gained over the past 10 weeks. In just 5 days, these students plan, build, and launch an MVP to demonstrate their development…

Partner Power Hour: Automate Yourself Out of a Job

June 22 @ 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

Don't be afraid of automation; take control of it! One of the most rewarding parts of knowing how to code is using it to remove the tediousness of tasks that get in the way of humans being creative. Areas ripe for automation are all around you. We'll go over some examples of how code has evolved to automate away some of the tediousness of the past, some examples of why the future of automation means more jobs, not fewer, and…

Javascript Final Presentations – Open to the public!

June 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join our community in celebrating the accomplishments of our 401 graduates while also getting an exclusive look at the projects that are created during a week-long development sprint. The group presentations will give you a great sense of the stories and backgrounds of the graduates coming out of Code Fellows, while also providing insights into the skill sets gained over the past 10 weeks. In just 5 days, these students plan, build, and launch an MVP to demonstrate their development…

Mischief & Magic Beer Night

June 22 @ 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Grab your wands, hop on your brooms, and immerse yourself in a night of magic, music, dancing, and local brews. Entertainment includes LIVE performances by Alchemical Romance and DJ Phoenix. Magically Themed Drinks are available for purchase on site as well as beer from our favorite local breweries, Lost Canoe and Sound to Summit. Costumes from your favorite magical books and movies are encouraged! There will be multiple themed photo-ops and a costume contest! All alcohol proceeds go directly to…

New Tech Eastside

June 25 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

More than just a meetup, we're a community that loves and supports people, the Northwest and tech. New Tech Eastside is breaking down the silos and bringing together the smart, fun, creative people from across the full spectrum of the Seattle area tech community.

New Tech Workshop: Non-Compete Agreements

June 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

On May 8, 2019, Governor Inslee signed a landmark law restricting non-compete agreements in Washington State to take effect January 1, 2020. Please join us at Summit Law Group on Wednesday, June 26 at noon for a discussion of the new law and how it impacts employers and employees.

Succeeding in Entrepreneurship – The Ultimate Reality

June 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

GET YOUR TICKET ON EVENTBRITE: http://bit.ly/2wUnFIY In today’s culture, entrepreneurship and the journey of starting one’s own business is becoming increasingly popular. The accessibility of the internet, alternative funding sources, and complaints about the 9 to 5 are paving the way for a new generation of business owners. Who don’t know what the heck they’re getting into. Entrepreneurship is often glamorized on social media through the showcasing of fancy cars, elegant parties, beach houses, and a lifestyle that ultimately sounds…

Cigars & Startups Fireside Chat w/ Peter Hamilton CEO of Tune

June 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This event is the best event in Seattle for entrepreneurs, investors, innovators, cigar curators, and supporters to connect socially around cigars & libations. As always, FK Kirsten will be hooking us up with Cigars and Zccounting.com will be buying a spread of food. This month we will have a fireside chat with Peter Hamilton CEO of Tune (acquired by Branch 2018 https://urlzs.com/h5ECU). The fireside chat will address financing and the acquisition process and also what happens after the sale. Here's…

Founders Live Seattle

June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for an incredible summer evening at The Collective as you hang with other entrepreneurs and hear from 5 awesome Seattle startups. Founders Live is an unforgettable happy hour competition sweeping the globe where up to five handpicked companies take the hot seat, with only 99 seconds to pitch their company and describe their value proposition in front of an eager audience. After the pitches and audience Q&A, the crowd will vote on a winner who will not only…

A NeighborHub Block Party

June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

We are throwing a block party in Ballard! Here are the details: the venue is a bank, er..it’s a hub….oh wait.. it’s…. Columbia Bank’s NeighborHub! A community space set inside a bank, where you can work, play, or experience something unique! On June 27th, the NeighborHub will be opened up exclusively for YPOS’ers, all 150 of you! From 6-9pm you will be able to enjoy COMPLIMENTARY snacks, drinks, and access to retailers and businesses normally sprinkled around the Ballard neighborhood,…

Partner Power Hour – GAMACY.com, Creating a Next-Generation Video Games Database

June 28 @ 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

GAMACY.com has been in development for 7-years, and is scheduled to be released to the public on Thanksgiving 2019. Join us with Founder/CEO Ben Harris as he shares about his journey bringing this passion-fueled project to life. From inception to MVP to the present day, this is a rare opportunity to see what goes on behind-the-scenes with an up-and-coming, Seattle-based software startup. NOTE: If you'd like to receive regular updates about GAMACY.com you can follow Ben Harris on Twitter via…

Spokane Code 101: Explore Software Development

July 14 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thinking about a new career in software development? Start here! In this one-day workshop, you'll get a taste of a day in the life of a software developer. Code 101 helps you learn what it’s like to be a software developer through a day-long immersive course for beginners that focuses on front-end web development technologies. Get a taste of the Code Fellows learning experience, find out how websites are built, and code a webpage yourself using professional coding practices. Outcomes:…

Seattle Code 101: Explore Software Development with KEXP

August 3 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thinking about a new career in software development? Start here! In this one-day workshop, you'll get a taste of a day in the life of a software developer. Code 101 helps you learn what it’s like to be a software developer through a day-long immersive course for beginners that focuses on front-end web development technologies. Get a taste of the Code Fellows learning experience, find out how websites are built, and code a webpage yourself using professional coding practices. Outcomes:…

Lakewood Code 101: Explore Software Development

September 21 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thinking about a new career in software development? Start here! In this one-day workshop, you'll get a taste of a day in the life of a software developer. Code 101 helps you learn what it’s like to be a software developer through a day-long immersive course for beginners that focuses on front-end web development technologies. Get a taste of the Code Fellows learning experience, find out how websites are built, and code a webpage yourself using professional coding practices. Outcomes:…

Seattle Code 101: Explore Software Development

November 9 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thinking about a new career in software development? Start here! In this one-day workshop, you'll get a taste of a day in the life of a software developer. Code 101 helps you learn what it’s like to be a software developer through a day-long immersive course for beginners that focuses on front-end web development technologies. Get a taste of the Code Fellows learning experience, find out how websites are built, and code a webpage yourself using professional coding practices. Outcomes:…

Spinnaker Summit 2019

November 15 @ 8:00 am - November 17 @ 5:00 pm

Spinnaker Summit 2019 brings together the rapidly growing global community of Spinnaker users – an open source, multi-cloud continuous delivery platform for releasing software changes with high velocity and confidence, created at Netflix and used by JP Morgan Chase, Cerner Healthcare, Capital One and others around the globe. Spinnaker has been battle-tested in production by hundreds of teams over millions of deployments. It combines a powerful and flexible pipeline management system with integrations to the major cloud providers. This year’s…

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